School launches programme to encourage reading among students
KUCHING: SMK Semerah Padi in Petra Jaya here launched its ‘ Nadi Ilmu Amalan Membaca’ ( Nilam) 2017 programme aimed at promoting a reading culture among students.
Apart from inculcating the habit of reading among students, the programme also offers incentives to students who read the most books.
Present to launch the programme at the school yesterday was state Dewan Bahasa Pustaka ( DBP) acting deputy director Dr Shantrol Abdullah.
Under the programme, students are required to record information about the author, title of the book, number of pages, publisher and a synopsis of the books read.
Also present at the event yesterday was school principal Hadiah Amit.
Guests and students in a photocall at the event.